Tag Archives: Great Pyrenees

Dog of the Day: Louie the Great Pyrenees

Louie was (mis-spellingly) named after Louis XIV, who had a ‘great’ deal to do with the Pyrenees. The court of Louis XIV was infatuated with the breed, which up until then was sort of thought of as a peasant dog. Louie … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Chewbacca the Great Pyrenees Mix

I have never seen a dog that looks more like a golden retriever without being golden than Chewbacca, the happy friendly two-year-old Great Pyrenees mix.

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Dog of My Birthday: Gus the Great Pyrenees

Happy birthday to me, huh? Or, at least, if not exactly happy, at least… eventful. Perhaps I’ll tell you all about it someday. At the very least, Autumn and I went out to a rather nice dinner at a very … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Jax the Great Pyrenees Anatolian Shepherd Mix

Jax wasn’t feeling it. I’m not sure what it was, and I’m not sure what he was feeling, but he definitely wasn’t feeling it. No excuses, either: he’s only 6! Still practically a puppy. (Incidentally: a Great Pyrenees Anatolian shepherd … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Boo the Great Pyrenees

I first saw Boo way back in 2010. He’s still a charmer, although he had a bit of a handicap in that department when I took these pictures.

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Puppy Week Day 2: Einstein the 4-Month-Old Great Pyrenees

No pictures can do justice to Einstein. He is an assistance dog in training at PAWS Training Center in West Chester, PA, for PTSD, and I just know that he is going to be excellent at his job. My stress levels … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Jax the Anatolian Shepherd/Great Pyrenees Mix

Well, there’s a mix you don’t see every day. Which is too bad, because Jax is awesome. (Also: Alert! This is the emergency dog-cast system! There is a missing white female boxer, last seen in the area of Golden Gate Park/Sunset … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Falcor the Great Pyrenees

I guess this pup was one of the participants in Project Dog. A real celebrity in our midst!

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Dog of the Day: Ella the Teacup Great Pyrenees

Okay, that may be a bit of an exaggeration. But… wow! A 65 pound fully adult Great Pyrenees. How does that even happen? Even for females, the smallest the breed standard calls for is 25 inches at the shoulder, and … Continue reading

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Double Dog Day: Fletch the Great Pyrenees and Zoë the Akbash Dog

Ran across these three (two dogs and one man) in South Park, last September. I might’ve caught them on a bad day… they all seemed a trifle testy, although I did a couple of smiles out of Fletch eventually. Still, … Continue reading

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